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Ballard Name Meaning

English and Scottish: derogatory nickname from a derivative of bald ‘bald-headed’ (see Bald 2).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Ballard Family Origin

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Ballard Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ballard family was Farming. The most common Ballard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Ballard's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ballard.

Source: Census data for Ballard | Data not to scale

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Ballard Life Expectancy

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